10 AWESOME REASONS YOU’RE GOING TO LOVE GOGABO KIDS OTTAWA

10 AWESOME REASONS YOU’RE GOING TO LOVE GOGABO KIDS There’s a new kid on the block and I have a feeling that both parents and kids, young and old, are going to absolutely love it! GOGABO KIDS just launched! An online platform and marketplace for people to list, discover and create amazing activities for kids……

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OPEN LETTER TO PR COMPANIES: PAY AND RESPECT BLOGGERS

AN OPEN TO LETTER TO BRANDS AND PR COMPANIES: PAY AND RESPECT BLOGGERS AND INFLUENCERS Dear Brands or PR Companies that represent you, Before I start this open letter, I want you know that it is with great pain that I write these words as for many years, I have tried my best to keep…

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5 LESSONS LEARNED FROM MY #JUICECLEANSE WITH URBAN JUICE PRESS + 3 BONUS TIPS IF YOU JUICE CLEANSE

TOP 5 UNEXPECTED LESSONS LEARNED FROM MY JUICE CLEANSE CHALLENGE WITH URBAN JUICE PRESS  PLUS… 3 BONUS TIPS TO PREPARE FOR YOUR OWN #JUICECLEANSE AND DETOX JOURNEY 117 LBS I stared at those numbers as I moved the lever up and down. It doesn’t budge. Oh, that’s gotta be because I have my work clothes…

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SMARTBUYGLASSES: BUYING GLASSES IS EASY AS 1-2-3 (AND THEY SHIP WORLDWIDE!)

I don’t think I’ve ever been this excited about buying glasses until my recent experience with SmartBuyGlasses. I’ve been buying and using eye glasses, mainly sunglasses, for many, many years and I’ve tried anywhere from big box optical shops to mall optical stores, from fancy boutiques to duty free shops at international airports. You name…

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SUMMER MUST-HAVE: FAST AND EASY PEDI WITH DR. SCHOLL’S #EXPRESSPEDI

  For what seemed like FOREVER, we waited with bated breath for it. Every time the sun breaks out of the grey sky, we look outside longingly and wish summer is here and now it is and we couldn’t be more excited! There are so much to do, people to see, places to visit and…

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TOP 5 FRAGRANCE PICKS FOR SPRING AT NORDSTROM OTTAWA BY SID CRATZBAG

Just like in the world of fashion and beauty, the fragrance industry is ever changing, ever evolving. There are so many things to consider when you choosing the right fragrance for the right occasion. Do you like it musky or spicy or do you like it sweet and dainty. Floral, citrusy, bergamot, Ylang Ylang, vanilla,…

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TOP 5 REASONS TO “SHOP” AT RENT FROCK REPEAT

With many galas, grand events and special occasions coming up, shopping for a new dress along with everything else – shoes, accessories, make-up and of course, the actual cost of the tickets, is not only a major concern of money issues for many of us but also a major source of stress. Despite a closet…

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THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO: OFF TO A BEAUTIFUL START WITH MCCAFFREY HAUTE COUTURE

If there’s anyone busy re-inventing themselves, creating compelling content and taking advantage of the vast reach of social media these days, it’s the ‘new’ Opera Lyra Ottawa. Having announced a changed in direction and a new shift in artistic programming, the Marriage of Figaro, the upcoming (and widely talked about) spectacle on March 21 –…

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NORDIK SPA-NATURE: MORE THAN JUST AN OUTDOOR SPA #OUTAOUAISFUN

Perhaps it’s no longer a secret but a very well-known fact that amidst the hustle and the bustle of the big city, there lies an urban oasis, the biggest there is in North America. Set in a lush forest right in the mouth of the Gatineau national park, NORDIK Spa-Nature welcomes guests looking for a…

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SHE DOES THE CITY: MARILOU MOLES FEATURED AS CANADA’S TOP FASHION BLOGGERS #AFTERTHEBALL

Do you remember when Mr. BIG got down on one knee and proposed to Carrie (nee Bradshaw) presenting her with, not a diamond engagement ring, but a diamond encrusted regal blue Manolo Blahnik right in the middle of her massive custom-made walk-in closet? How fairy tale like was that cinematographic moment that will be forever…

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